Synonyms

1. self-government

noun. ['ˈsɛlfˈgʌvɝnmənt'] government of a political unit by its own people.

Synonyms

  • self-rule
  • local option
  • home rule
  • self-determination
  • liberty
  • autonomy

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Words that Rhyme with Government Bond

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Example sentences of the word government-bond


1. Noun Phrase
When you buy a government bond, you typically receive interest payments every six months until a maturity date.

2. government

noun. ['ˈgʌvɝnmənt'] the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit.

Synonyms

  • regime
  • organisation
  • judiciary
  • local government
  • governing body
  • legislative assembly
  • division
  • authoritarian state
  • state government
  • pontificate
  • ancien regime
  • papacy
  • polity
  • royal court
  • establishment
  • general assembly
  • legislative body
  • law-makers
  • organization
  • puppet government
  • Downing Street
  • government-in-exile
  • bench
  • brass
  • pupet regime
  • empire
  • totalitation regime
  • executive
  • officialdom
  • judicatory
  • judicature
  • palace
  • federal government
  • court
  • state
  • totalitarian state
  • government department
  • puppet state
  • authorities
  • stratocracy
  • judicial system
  • government officials
  • bureaucracy
  • administration
  • governance
  • legislature
  • military government

Antonyms

  • activity
  • action
  • inactiveness
  • unemployment

Etymology

  • governement (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • governement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. government

noun. ['ˈgʌvɝnmənt'] the act of governing; exercising authority.

Synonyms

  • social control
  • lawmaking
  • misgovernment
  • administration
  • governance
  • legislation
  • legislating
  • trust busting
  • government activity
  • governing

Antonyms

  • finish
  • inactivity
  • Cryptogamia
  • Phanerogamae

Etymology

  • governement (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • governement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. government

noun. ['ˈgʌvɝnmənt'] (government) the system or form by which a community or other political unit is governed.

Synonyms

  • system of rules

Antonyms

  • end
  • misconception

Etymology

  • governement (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • governement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. bond

noun. ['ˈbɑːnd'] an electrical force linking atoms.

Synonyms

  • attractive force
  • attraction
  • chemical bond
  • electrovalent bond
  • metallic bond
  • peptide linkage
  • peptide bond
  • ionic bond
  • cross-link
  • cross-linkage
  • electrostatic bond
  • covalent bond

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • untie
  • unbind
  • uncover

Etymology

  • bond (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bonde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bonda (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. bond

noun. ['ˈbɑːnd'] a certificate of debt (usually interest-bearing or discounted) that is issued by a government or corporation in order to raise money; the issuer is required to pay a fixed sum annually until maturity and then a fixed sum to repay the principal.

Synonyms

  • debt instrument
  • bond certificate
  • registered bond
  • high-yield bond
  • surety bond
  • government bond
  • junk bond
  • zero coupon bond
  • zero-coupon bond
  • performance bond
  • bond issue
  • certificate of indebtedness
  • debenture bond
  • unsecured bond
  • Premium Bond
  • corporate bond
  • municipal bond
  • obligation
  • post-obit bond
  • debenture
  • convertible bond
  • noncallable bond
  • secured bond
  • bearer bond
  • certificate
  • revenue bond
  • security

Antonyms

  • unsecured bond
  • unsaddle
  • unharness
  • uncouple

Etymology

  • bond (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bonde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bonda (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. bond

noun. ['ˈbɑːnd'] a connection based on kinship or marriage or common interest.

Synonyms

  • silver cord
  • connectedness
  • connexion
  • alliance

Antonyms

  • unclip
  • unhitch
  • give
  • unrelatedness

Etymology

  • bond (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bonde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bonda (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. bond

noun. ['ˈbɑːnd'] a connection that fastens things together.

Synonyms

  • connection
  • ligament
  • connexion
  • connecter
  • connective
  • connector

Antonyms

  • listed security
  • insecurity
  • insecureness
  • danger

Etymology

  • bond (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bonde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bonda (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. bond

noun. ['ˈbɑːnd'] a restraint that confines or restricts freedom (especially something used to tie down or restrain a prisoner).

Synonyms

  • fetter
  • constraint
  • shackle
  • cuff
  • restraint
  • hamper
  • manacle
  • trammel
  • hobble
  • handlock
  • handcuff
  • ball and chain
  • irons

Antonyms

  • fear
  • unrestraint
  • indiscipline
  • intemperance

Etymology

  • bond (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bonde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bonda (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. bond

noun. ['ˈbɑːnd'] (criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial.

Synonyms

  • recognizance
  • bail bond
  • bail

Antonyms

  • dislodge
  • travel
  • move
  • disconnect

Etymology

  • bond (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bonde (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bonda (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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